“Without support from sponsors, technical partners and suppliers, we would not be able to compete in the Dakar Rally,” said Glyn Hall, manager of the Toyota Imperial South Africa team.

Toyota Hilux 2013 Dakar

“In addition to the enthusiastic and significant support of Toyota South Africa Motors, we are fortunate to have excellent sponsors in the form of Imperial Toyota, Duxbury Netgear, Innovation Group, SAA and Toyota Financial Services.”

IMPERIAL TOYOTA is part of the Automotive Retail Division of JSE-listed diversified transport group Imperial Holdings and has Toyota, Lexus and Hino dealerships in Gauteng, Mpumalanga and the Western Cape.

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IMPERIAL HOLDINGS is a diversified industrial services and retail group with activities spanning logistics; car rental; tourism; financial services; vehicle distribution and retail.  Imperial operates in South Africa, Africa, Europe and Australia.

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DUXBURY NETWORKING is a leading specialist networking solutions distributor for enterprise and SoHo (small office, home office) networking products for wired, wireless, storage, voice, video and mobile connectivity offerings for companies of all sizes.  The company is backed by 27 years’ experience and prides itself on complementing the product range with pre- and post-sales technical and operational support as well as training.

NETGEAR products are distributed exclusively in South Africa by Duxbury Networking. The range consists of enterprise and SoHo networking solutions including wired, wireless, security and storage solutions for companies of all sizes. The Netgear products are designed to offer outstanding value, high performance and exceptional reliability and are

backed by Duxbury Networking’s pre- and post-sales support as well as training.

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SOUTH AFRICAN AIRWAYS (SAA) is the national flag carrier and largest airline of South Africa.  SAA flies to 38 destinations around the world with bits fleet of 54 aircraft from its hub at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg.  The national airline, which was founded in 1934, is a member of the global Star Alliance.  It owns the low cost domestic airline Mango and has established links with Airlink and South African Express.

INNOVATION GROUP specialises in the provision of business process outsourcing services and technology solutions to the South African insurance, financial services and automotive industries.

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Innovation Group’s range of specialised outsourcing offerings includes FNOL, incident management, accident management, warranty servicing and supply chain management. Innovation Group supports millions of policies and more than 25 000 users globally.  Globally the group processes in excess of 1.2 million claims annually and pays out in excess of R1bn in claims every month.  In South Africa, the business handles in excess of 160 000 incidents and pays in excess of R400m to service providers per month on behalf of clients – clear evidence of a deep understanding of how to develop and deliver effective business process solutions, under any condition..

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TOYOTA FINANCIAL SERVICES has been the Toyota customer preferred credit provider for more than a decade. When it comes to the tough and reliable Toyota Hilux product range, Toyota Financial Services is the clear market leader in support of this iconic South African motor vehicle brand.

Toyota Motorsport Acknowledges Its Dakar Sponsors, Specialist Official Suppliers and Technical Partners